Columbia City Elementary School

  • Columbia City Elementary School serves 619 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Columbia City Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Columbia City Elementary School's student population of 619 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students619 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Columbia City Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Columbia City Elementary School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1271 out of 3650 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
11%
33%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
81%
38%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.330.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColumbia School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Columbia City Elementary School is Belmont Academy (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake City Belmont Academy Charter School
    Grades: PK-12 | 460 students
    1.2 miles
    1476 Sw Walter Ave
    Lake City, FL 32024
    (386)487-0487
    1.2 PK-12 460
  • Lake City Westside Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 746 students
    5.1 miles
    1956 Sw County Road 252b
    Lake City, FL 32024
    (386)755-8280
    5.1 PK-5 746
  • Lake City Columbia High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1961 students
    5.9 miles
    469 Se Fighting Tiger Dr
    Lake City, FL 32025
    (386)755-8080
    5.9 9-12 1961
  • Lake City Pinemount Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 475 students
    7.1 miles
    324 Sw Gabriel Pl
    Lake City, FL 32024
    (386)755-8172
    7.1 PK-5 475
  • Lake City Lake City Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 1032 students
    7.3 miles
    843 Sw Arlington Blvd
    Lake City, FL 32025
    (386)758-4800
    7.3 7-8 1032

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